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#!/usr/bin/perl

# This will book "Hello, World"
print "Hello, world\n";

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Before we alpha autograph our Perl programs, let’s acquire how to bureaucracy our Perl environment. Perl is accessible on a advanced array of platforms −

  • Unix (Solaris, Linux, FreeBSD, AIX, HP/UX, SunOS, IRIX etc.)
  • Win 9x/NT/2000/
  • WinCE
  • Macintosh (PPC, 68K)
  • Solaris (x86, SPARC)
  • OpenVMS
  • Alpha (7.2 and later)
  • Symbian
  • Debian GNU/kFreeBSD
  • MirOS BSD
  • And abounding more…

This is added acceptable that your arrangement will acquire perl installed on it. Aloof try giving the afterward command at the $ alert −

$perl -v

If you acquire perl installed on your machine, again you will get a bulletin article as follows −

This is perl 5, adaptation 16, abolishment 2 (v5.16.2) congenital for i686-linux

Copyright 1987-2012, Larry Wall

Perl may be affected alone beneath the agreement of either the Artistic License or the
GNU General Public License, which may be begin in the Perl 5 antecedent kit.

Complete affidavit for Perl, including FAQ lists, should be begin on
this arrangement appliance "man perl" or "perldoc perl".  If you acquire admission to the
Internet, point your browser at http://www.perl.org/, the Perl Home Page.

If you do not acquire perl already installed, again advance to the abutting section.

Getting Perl Installation

The best abreast and accepted antecedent code, binaries, documentation, news, etc. are accessible at the official website of Perl.

Perl Official Websitehttps://www.perl.org/

You can download Perl affidavit from the afterward site.

Perl Affidavit Websitehttps://perldoc.perl.org

Install Perl

Perl administration is accessible for a advanced array of platforms. You charge to download alone the bifold cipher applicative for your belvedere and install Perl.

If the bifold cipher for your belvedere is not available, you charge a C compiler to abridge the antecedent cipher manually. Compiling the antecedent cipher offers added adaptability in agreement of best of appearance that you crave in your installation.

Here is a quick overview of installing Perl on assorted platforms.

Unix and Linux Installation

Here are the simple accomplish to install Perl on Unix/Linux machine.

  • Open a Web browser and go to https://www.perl.org/get.html.

  • Follow the articulation to download ambiguous antecedent cipher accessible for Unix/Linux.

  • Download perl-5.x.y.tar.gz book and affair the afterward commands at $ prompt.

$tar -xzf perl-5.x.y.tar.gz
$cd perl-5.x.y
$./Configure -de
$make
$make test
$make install

NOTE − Here $ is a Unix alert area you blazon your command, so accomplish abiding you are not accounting $ while accounting the aloft mentioned commands.

This will install Perl in a accepted area /usr/local/bin and its libraries are installed in /usr/local/lib/perlXX, area XX is the adaptation of Perl that you are using.

It will booty a while to abridge the antecedent cipher afterwards arising the make command. Once accession is done, you can affair perl -v command at $ alert to analysis perl installation. If aggregate is fine, again it will affectation bulletin like we acquire apparent above.

Windows Installation

Here are the accomplish to install Perl on Windows machine.

  • Follow the articulation for the Strawberry Perl accession on Windows http://strawberryperl.com

  • Download either 32bit or 64bit adaptation of installation.

  • Run the downloaded book by double-clicking it in Windows Explorer. This brings up the Perl install wizard, which is absolutely accessible to use. Aloof acquire the absence settings, delay until the accession is finished, and you’re accessible to roll!

Macintosh Installation

In adjustment to body your own adaptation of Perl, you will charge ‘make’, which is allotment of the Apples developer accoutrement usually supplied with Mac OS install DVDs. You do not charge the latest adaptation of Xcode (which is now answerable for) in adjustment to install make.

Here are the simple accomplish to install Perl on Mac OS X machine.

  • Open a Web browser and go to https://www.perl.org/get.html.

  • Follow the articulation to download ambiguous antecedent cipher accessible for Mac OS X.

  • Download perl-5.x.y.tar.gz book and affair the afterward commands at $ prompt.

$tar -xzf perl-5.x.y.tar.gz
$cd perl-5.x.y
$./Configure -de
$make
$make test
$make install

This will install Perl in a accepted area /usr/local/bin and its libraries are installed in /usr/local/lib/perlXX, area XX is the adaptation of Perl that you are using.

Running Perl

The afterward are the altered means to alpha Perl.

Interactive Interpreter

You can access perl and alpha coding appropriate abroad in the alternate analyst by starting it from the command line. You can do this from Unix, DOS, or any added system, which provides you a command-line analyst or carapace window.

$perl  -e <perl code>           # Unix/Linux

or 

C:>perl -e <perl code>          # Windows/DOS

Here is the account of all the accessible command band options −

Sr.No. Option & Description
1

-d[:debugger]

Runs affairs beneath debugger

2

-Idirectory

Specifies @INC/#include directory

3

-T

Enables baneful checks

4

-t

Enables baneful warnings

5

-U

Allows alarming operations

6

-w

Enables abounding advantageous warnings

7

-W

Enables all warnings

8

-X

Disables all warnings

9

-e program

Runs Perl calligraphy beatific in as program

10

file

Runs Perl calligraphy from a accustomed file

Script from the Command-line

A Perl calligraphy is a argument file, which keeps perl cipher in it and it can be accomplished at the command band by invoking the analyst on your application, as in the afterward −

$perl  script.pl          # Unix/Linux

or 

C:>perl script.pl         # Windows/DOS

Integrated Development Environment

You can run Perl from a graphical user interface (GUI) ambiance as well. All you charge is a GUI appliance on your arrangement that supports Perl. You can download Padre, the Perl IDE. You can additionally use Eclipse Plugin EPIC – Perl Editor and IDE for Eclipse if you are accustomed with Eclipse.

Before proceeding to the abutting chapter, accomplish abiding your ambiance is appropriately bureaucracy and alive altogether fine. If you are not able to bureaucracy the ambiance appropriately again you can booty advice from your arrangement admininstrator.

All the examples accustomed in consecutive capacity acquire been accomplished with v5.16.2 adaptation accessible on the CentOS acidity of Linux.